Corydalis is a plant used in China. People use the tuber and root for medicine.
Corydalis is used for stomach problems, emotional problems, and other conditions. However there is not much research to support the use of corydalis for any condition.
There isn't enough information to know how corydalis might work.
When taken by mouth for a short time, corydalis is POSSIBLY SAFE. Some research shows that corydalis extract is safe to use for up to 4 weeks. However, when too much is taken, corydalis can cause spasms and muscle tremors.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It's UNSAFE to take corydalis if you are pregnant. It might start your period and cause the uterus to contract. This could cause a miscarriage.
Breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the safety of using corydalis if you are breast-feeding. It's best to avoid using it.
There are no known interactions with medications. Before taking this product, talk with your health professional if you take any medications.
There are no known interactions with herbs and supplements.
There are no known interactions with foods.
The appropriate dose of corydalis depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for corydalis. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.
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